Ocmulgee National MonumentIn 1856, Samuel S. Dunlap constructed this house as part of his 400-acre cotton plantation. The plantation was operated by nineteen slaves who lived in three cabins. The Dunlap family also owned a home on High Street in the city of Macon. On July 30, 1864, the Dunlap house was occupied by Union troops during the Battle of Dunlap Hill, part of Stoneman's Raid. After the war, Captain Dunlap turned the plantation into a dairy farm.
|Placed By||2013 by National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Friday, October 14th, 2016 at 9:01am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17S E 256452 N 3636701|
|Decimal Degrees||32.84136667, -83.60211667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 32° 50.482', W 83° 36.127'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||32° 50' 28.92" N, 83° 36' 7.62" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Area Code(s)||478, 912|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling North|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near Ocmulgee National Park Rd, Macon GA 31217, US|
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